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  • How is Aluminum Recycled Step by Step Greentumble

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  • Surprising Innovative Items Made from Recycled Paper

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  • Preparation and Melting of Scrap in Aluminum Recycling A

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  • Innovative food packaging explained

     · A version of this story appears in the August 2019 issue of National Geographic magazine. Around tables strewn with Exacto knives bowls cutting boards tape funnels and bags of

  • 5 recycling myths bustedEnvironment

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  • Recycling of multilayer plastic packaging materials by

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